Orientation Schedule for
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
9:00–10:00amImmigration Information Session
Mandatory for International Students
Pierce Hall
9:00am–5:00pmNew Student Orchestral Auditions
See NEC Orchestras website for audition information
Jordan Hall
9:00am–12:00pmM.M. Music History Competency Exam
See orientation packet for assigned times.
St. Botolph G11 and G16
(Computer Lab and Music Technology Room)
9:00am–1:00pmJazz Ensemble Auditions
See Jazz board or orientation packet for assigned times.
St. Botolph G01
9:00am–12:00pmContemporary Improvisation Ensemble Auditions
See CI board or orientation folder for assigned times
JH 358
9:00am–1:00pmOrientation Check-In (Continued)
Orientation packets available for new students.
Student Lounge

10:00am-11:00am

EM Tasting Menu
Pierce Hall
10:00am–12:15pmUndergraduate Transfer Credit Evaluations
Transfer students should consult orientation packets for assigned appointment times with the Academic Advisors.
Office of Student Services (SB 224)
11:00am–1:00pm

Orientation Central
Drop by at anytime
Free Healthy Snacks

Representatives include:
Gallagher Student Health Insurance
Writing and Learning Center
ARAMARK – Dining Services
Entrepreneurial Musicianship Department
NEC Health Center
YMCA
Information Technology
Audio Visual
Banking Services
NEC Libraries
Community Performances and Partnerships
Student Activities Office
Liberal Arts Department 
The Penguin
Concert Halls
Music History Department
Music Theory Department
Music-In-Education Department
Registrar
Cell Phone Providers
Copy Center

Brown Hall

11:00am–5:00pmChoral Department Undergraduate Placement Hearings
See orientation packet for assigned times.
Mezzanine (JH 1M)
1:00–2:00pmUndergraduate Class Meeting (Mandatory)
Fundamental Exam results distributed.
Required of all undergraduate students.
Discussion of Theory placement exams, academic honesty, and registration procedures.
Williams Hall
2:30–3:30pmGraduate Class Meeting (Mandatory)
Required for all graduate students.
Discussion of Music Theory and Music History competency exams, TA opportunities, the NEC academic honor code, and registration procedures.
Williams Hall
2:30-3:30pmLiberal Arts and Music Theory Minors (undergraduates only)
Patrick Keppel, Chair of Liberal Arts and Katarina Miljkovic, Chair of Music Theory
Pierce Hall
3:30-5:00pmOn-Campus Student Employment Open House
Drop by for information about on-campus employment, including work-study and social security authorization. 
Brown Hall
3:30–9:30pmUndergraduate Solfege Examination
(Check orientation packet for exam times)
Individual exams required for each undergraduate student.
St. Botolph 3rd Floor
4:00-7:00pmMaster of Music Theory Competency Examination
Required of all Master of Music students. 
See orientation packet for assigned times.
St. Botolph G11 and G16
(Computer Lab and Music Technology Room)
5:30–9:30pmUndergraduate Keyboard Harmony Examinations
(Students who passed the Fundamentals Examination will take a keyboard harmony exam.  Fundamental Exam Results will be posted outside the Undergraduate Class Meeting on Tuesday, August 30. You will be signed up for an exam time if you passed the Fundamental Exam)
St. Botolph 318 and 319
7:00–10:00pm

Master of Music Theory Competency Examination
Required of all Master of Music students. 
See orientation packet for assigned times.
St. Botolph G11 and G16
(Computer Lab and Music Technology Room)

2016-08-30

 


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